UC Medical Centers Declared Priority Hospitals For Ebola CareFive University of California medical centers, including one at University of California at San Francisco, are now considered priority hospitals to treat confirmed Ebola cases in California.
Dallas Nurse Treated For Ebola Released From Hospital Virus-FreeA nurse who caught Ebola while caring for the patient diagnosed in Dallas was released from a hospital Friday, free of the virus.
Ebola Strikes Another American, Doctor In New York Tests PositiveA doctor in New York City's Bellevue hospital has tested positive for the virus after treating victims in Africa.
South San Francisco Firm Developing Ebola Vaccine In Tablet FormA South San Francisco company is developing an Ebola vaccine that can be administered by tablet rather than injection.
California Health Department Rolls Out Ebola Outbreak Public Information HotlineState health officials have set up a Ebola hotline call center for public inquiries on the virus and outbreak.
Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors PredictAlthough concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
CDC Releases Revised Guidelines For Protecting Medical Staff From EbolaOfficials on Monday night released the advice, which health workers had pushed hard for after two Dallas nurses became infected while caring for the first person diagnosed with the virus in the United States.
Ebola Patients Create 440-Gallons Of Medical Waste Per DayEbola patients treated in the United States create a staggering amount of medical waste, and some states aren’t sure how to deal with it.
New Ebola Guidelines For Health Care Workers Include Buddy System, Protective Gear With 'No Skin Showing'Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," a top federal health official said.
Bay Area Scientists Work On Test To Find Ebola Virus EarlyIt will take a monumental effort to stop the Ebola outbreak in its tracks, but scientists in the Bay Area are working on a new way to detect the virus before it can spread.
EBOLA REALITY CHECK: With Ebola Outbreak Hype Gripping America, Some Facts To Put It All In PerspectiveIt could be the fear of a hemorrhagic fever escaping from Africa, attacking the very heartland of America. It could be pictures of victims bleeding from every part of their body, writing in pain. The disease is fearsome, but beyond the sensational headlines, a little perspective may help calm fears.
Ebola Outbreak Prompts SF 911 Operators To Ask New Questions And Follow New ProceduresIf someone calls 911 and they say I'm very sick, I have a high fever, I'm throwing up, that immediately triggers the protocol in the system.
7 Flights Made Before Ebola Victim's Frontier Airlines Jet Decontaminated, Complete List Of Flight Numbers Impacts Over 750 PeopleFrontier Airlines is replacing seat covers, carpeting, and air filters around the seat where the Ebola victim traveled, and now revealed the jet made seven flights before being pulled out of service for proper sterilization.
SFO Assures Passengers Airport Ready If Ebola Screenings Become NecessarySan Francisco International Airport officials asserted Thursday they stand ready to implement enhanced screening measures for the Ebola virus if the government directs them to.
'No Chance Of Ebola' School Officials Say After SoCal College QuarantineSchool Officials are cordoning off an area of the Southwestern College Campus after reports that a student who may have been in contact with someone from the same flight as the most recent U.S. ebola patient has vomited in class.